ITS-Ex

ITS-Ex

IECEx/ATEX Qualified Hazardous Zone Connectors

Series 927-072

Glenair is a qualified manufacturer of connectors for potential explosive zone use, built IAW IECEx/ATEX standards. The connectors may be used in application areas where flammable gases and vapors are present as a normal condition of operation (group IIC) and with temperature classes T6 and T5, zones 1 and 2; and for applications where potentially flammable dust is present as a normal condition of operation (group IIIC) and with temperature classes T80°C and T95°C in zone 21 and 22. The connector series design is optimized for fast and easy crimp-contact wire termination with ample wiring space in the cable housing and accessory hardware. Glenair Series ITS-Ex complies with the following standards:

  • EN 60079-0: 2012, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 0: Equipment - General Requirements".
  • EN 60079-1: 2014, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 1: Equipment protection by flameproof enclosures 'd' ".
  • EN 60079-14: 2014, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 14: Electrical Installations Design, Selection and Erection.
  • EN 60079-31: 2014, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 31: Equipment Dust Ignition Protection by Enclosure 't' ".
  • IEC 60079-0: 2011, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 0: Equipment - General Requirements”.
  • IEC 60079-1: 2014, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 1: Equipment Protection by Flameproof Enclosures 'd' ".
  • IEC 60079-14: 2013, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 14: Electrical Installations Design, Selection and Erection.
  • IEC 60079-31: 2013, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 31: Equipment Dust Ignition Protection by Enclosure 't' ".
  • For panel mount complies also with: EN/IEC 60079-7: 2015, "Explosive Atmospheres - Part 7: Equipment protection by increased safety 'e' ”.

General Information and Series Specifications

Industrial-Strength Power and Signal Connector Series Qualified for use in Hazardous Zone Interconnect Applications

Designed for safe operation in petrochemical refineries, oil & gas drilling platforms, and other explosion zone applications, the Glenair ITS-Ex series connector is optimized for life-of-system durability and reliability. Qualified by the globally-recognized IEC and IECEx standards bodies, the connector series is suitable for use in application areas where flammable gases and vapors are present as a normal condition of operation (group IIC) and with temperature classes T6 and T5, zones 1 and 2; and for applications where potentially flammable dust is present as a normal condition of operation (group IIIC) and with temperature classes T80°C and T95°C in zone 21 and 22.

Series ITS-Ex is designed for easy and repeatable termination of armored and unarmored cables built to IEEE 45, IEC, BS, DIN, and JIC standards. A full range of power and signal contacts, from size #16 to size #0 in over 40 insert arrangements are available to address all common voltage, wire size and connector service class ratings.

Special Ex design attributes of the series include an integral labyrinth flame path cooling zone, 2-part epoxy potting well, fixed in-line receptacles for attachment of cables to cable management brackets and trays, set screw (grub screw) secured protective safety covers, and durable life-of-system Ex marking labels.

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ITS-Ex
927-072-016

927-072-016

Plug with Environmental Cable Adapter and Mechanical Cable Clamp
927-072-026

927-072-026

Plug with Environmental Cable Adapter and Ex Cable Gland
927-072-026

927-072-026

Plug with Environmental Cable Adapter for Ex Cable Gland
927-072-036

927-072-036

Plug with Basket Weave Cable Grip
927-072-012

927-072-012

Fixed In-Line Receptacle with Mechanical Clamp
927-072-022

927-072-022

Fixed In-Line Receptacle with Ex d Cable Gland
927-072-022

927-072-022

Fixed In-Line Receptacle for Ex d Cable Gland
927-072-032

927-072-032

Fixed In-Line Receptacle with Basket Weave Cable Grip
927-072-011

927-072-011

In-Line Receptacle with Mechanical Clamp
927-072-021

927-072-021

In-Line Receptacle with Ex d Cable Gland
927-072-021

927-072-021

In-Line Receptacle for Ex d Cable Gland
927-072-031

927-072-031

In-Line Receptacle with Basket Weave Cable Grip
927-072-003

927-072-003

Panel Mount Fixed Receptacle
Reduction Sleeve

Reduction Sleeve

Spare Reduction Sleeves for Small Cable Diameters
Contacts

Contacts

Pin and Socket Crimp Contacts
Wire Hole Plugs

Wire Hole Plugs

For Contacts Inserts and Wire Sealing Grommets
Contact Tools

Contact Tools

Crimp, Insertion and Removal Tools